## Principles of Electricity and Electromagnetism |

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Pure silver has the lowest resistivity or highest conductivity of any of the

ordinary temperatures. Copper, however, is only slightly inferior to silver in this

respect and its relatively low cost makes it the most important

Pure silver has the lowest resistivity or highest conductivity of any of the

**metals**atordinary temperatures. Copper, however, is only slightly inferior to silver in this

respect and its relatively low cost makes it the most important

**metal**for electrical ...Page 183

The thermoelectric effects may be understood qualitatively in terms of the

conduction-electron "gas" which occupies the volume of the two

junctions are semipermeable membranes for this gas. If the circuit is all at one

temperature, ...

The thermoelectric effects may be understood qualitatively in terms of the

conduction-electron "gas" which occupies the volume of the two

**metals**. Thejunctions are semipermeable membranes for this gas. If the circuit is all at one

temperature, ...

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As in the case of liquid evaporation the volume occupied by a unit charge of

electrons within the

outside the

...

As in the case of liquid evaporation the volume occupied by a unit charge of

electrons within the

**metal**is negligible in comparison with that which it occupiesoutside the

**metal**, the analogue of the vapor state. Therefore ^ of Eq. (6.4) may be...

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